Roll of Honour

Our roll of honour highlights the top achievements of our pupils and students in their chosen fields of excellence.

Pembrokeshire Spotlight Award  |  Naomi Evans Awarded for Achieving Positive Change

Naomi Evans (Year 11) 

During the half-term, Naomi attended the Pembrokeshire Spotlight Awards at Folly Farm. Naomi was shortlisted for the award  'Achieving Positive Change' and was awarded First Place. 

Naomi received a medal, certificate, and an Amazon gift card. 

Naomi is an active member of the School Council and Pembrokeshire Youth Assembly. She is also a youth representative for the Dyfed Powys Police and Crime Commissioner Youth Forum.  It was her work through this in which she was nominated and awarded. 

Well done and congratulations Naomi.

11th November 2019

Sport  |  Mena Williams Excels in Weightlifting and is selected to compete for Wales

Mena Williams took Gold at the Welsh Weightlifting Age Group cometition on Saturday 2nd November. Mena currently holds 3 Welsh records and is ranked 3rd in Great Britain. 

Mena has also this week been selected to compete for Wales at the Celtic Nations 2019 at the end of the month. 

Congratulations Mena and good luck for the forthcoming Celtic Nations, we look forward to hearing about your future successes.

 

5th November 2019

Girlguiding  |   Pupils Achieve High Awards

 

Poppy Bryant; Charlotte Lewis; Winnie Thomas; and Ruby Tingle; have this week been awarded their Baden Powell Challenge Awards. This is the highest award that a guide can earn and is the result of over 2 years of hard work completing ten clauses, ranging from Healthy Lifestyles and Global Adventures to planning and running activities for groups of peers or younger girls.

 

 Sophie Moseley and Abi Thomas have been awarded their Guide Gold Awards. These are new awards that show ongoing commitment, developing leadership and team working skills and being willing to stretch themselves.

Well done to all!

15th October 2019

Sport  |  Caera Lewis excels in Swim Wales events, selected for Swim England in October
Caera Lewis Sep 2019Caera Lewis (Year 9) took part in the Swim Wales Summer Nationals in July and August and won the Gold in 200m breaststroke and also picked up the silver medals in the 50m and 100m breaststroke events. This is an open event so it attracts swimmers not from just Wales but all over GB.
Caera has also recently been selected to swim in the Swim England National County Team Championships in Sheffield during the first weekend in October. This elite level meet sees the best swimmers from the English Counties and the Scottish and Welsh regions go head to head in the short course 25 metre pool.

18th September 2019

Dance  |   Pupils selected to perform at Silverstone Grand Prix

Congratulations to the pupils below who were selected with their dance troupe, Vibe School of Dance, to perform at the Silverstone Grand Prix at the weekend. They went through a rigorous selection process followed by two days of gruelling training in Cardiff. They joined 2000 others from all over the country and the USA. Well done all!

Gabriella Brockway 

Philicity Driscoll

Olivia Drummond 

Bethan Powell 

Holly Powell

Niamh Richards 

Scarlett Roberts

Chloe Smith 

Jasmine Williams 

17th July 2019

Sport  |  Mena Williams wins gold medal in Gemau Cymru weightlifting

Mena Williams Gemau Cymru 2019Congratulations to Mena Williams in Year 10. Mena competed in the Gemau Cymru at The Sport Wales National Centre on the morning of 5th July 2019, weightlifting.

She got 2 PBs, 42kg Snatch and 60kg Clean & Jerk. She scored 36/36 in technique and came away with the Gold Medal.

8th July 2019

Sport  |  Jordan Phillips completes Tenby 10 km in excellent time

Congratulations to Jordan Phillips in Year 9 who recently took part in the Tenby 10 km, completing it in a cracking time of 1 hour 6 minutes.

8th July 2019

Writing  |  Year 7 Pupils excel in Youth Writer Competition

Congratulations – Youth Writer Competition

Congratulations to the following Year 7 pupils who took part in the Youth Writer Competition with the Pembroke Dock Rotary this year:

Nieve McNallyAnna Roberts; Megan Cole; Shanon Fisher; Erin Jenkins; Nye Lee; Carl Marchant; Rhys Daley and Leah Russant.

A special congratulation to Megan Cole who won the regional competition.

Youth Writer Competition

Pupils from left to right - Megan Cole; Anna Roberts; Erin Jenkins; Nye Lee; Rhys Daley; Carl Marchant; Nieve McNally, Leah Russant and Shanon Fisher

2nd July 2019

Sport  |  Milly Davies joins Welsh gymnastics squad

Milly Davies, Year 9, had Welsh gymnastics trials yesterday (30th June 2019) in Swansea.  She was successful and is now part of the Welsh squad. Congratulations, Milly!

1st July 2019

Coding  |   Pupils excel in Coding Workshop

A group of year 7 pupils recently took part in an "Education Engineering Scheme Wales" (EESW) Coding Workshop. The pupils had to complete a variety of coding and programming tasks using the BBC MicroBits to control a robot vehicle and then to complete in a robot battle to see which team was victorious.

The pupils found the workshop both engaging and challenging, with Caitlyn Chapman and Cara Williams coming out as workshop winners after a final robot battle saw them overcome the challenge of Alana Stratford-Miller and Naomi Shepherd who were worthy runners-up.

It is now hoped that further workshops will run next year to help introduce and develop pupils' coding and computational thinking skills within Ysgol Harri Tudur.

Coding Workshop June 2019 - 1

Coding Workshop June 2019 - 2

Coding Workshop June 2019 - 3

 

12th June 2019

Sport  |  Keanu Williams completes CARTEN 100 miles

Keanu Williamsin Year 7 completed the CARTEN 100 miles on 2nd June 2019 in under 7 hours. Congratulations Keanu, this is an amazing achievement!

2nd June 2019

Sport  |   Pupils excel in County Sports Competition

The following pupils represented Ysgol Harri Tudur at the County Sports competition held at Sir Thomas Picton School on Wednesday 21st May:

Year 8

  • Jack Nunn - Winner of 100m + 2nd in 200m
  • Charlie Simpson - Winner of 400m
  • Morgan Williams -  Winner of 800m & Javelin
  • Andrew Bugby - Winner of 1500m
  • Mikey Scourfield - Joint winner in High Jump

Year 9

  • Liam Topp - Winner of both 100m + 200m
  • Jess Morris - Winner of 800m + 1500m
  • Year 9 Boys - Winners of 4x100m Relay (Liam Topp, Dan James, Noah Davidson & Alfie Morgan)

Year 10

  • Iori Humphreys - Winner of 1500m

24th May 2019

House Points  |  Rhys Daley and Ruby Tingle are first pupils to achieve Gold House Points Awards

Rhys Daley and Ruby Tingle May 2019

Rhys Daley and Ruby Tingle from Carew House are congratulated on being the first pupils from YHT to achieve their Gold House Points Awards by accumulating 2000 points. An excellent achievement by both pupils – very well done.

21st May 2019

Sport  |  Lowri Hart wins Silver and Gold Medals in Badminton

Congratulations to Lowri Hart, Year 11, who has achieved a number of outstanding results in Badminton:

Welsh Senior Nationals: Silver Medal

Welsh Junior Nationals: 
4 disciplines entered and 4 Gold Medals:
  • U17 Girls Singles
  • U17 Girls Doubles
  • U19 Girls Singles
  • U19 Girls Doubles
 
Well done, Lowri. The school is very proud of your achivements and we look forward to hearing about your future successes. 

20th May 2019

Sport  |  Pembroke Juniors Octopush Club excel in Junior National Championships
Pembroke Juniors Octopush Club competed in the Junior National Championships on Saturday 27th April 2019 in Sheffield. 
 
Congratulations to all players who took part. The club came home with Silver medals for the under 12s team and Bronze medals for the under 16s A team. The under 14s just missed out on the medals, and the under 16s B team playing against much stronger opposition competed well throughout a very long day.

Pupils of Ysgol Harri Tudur / Henry Tudor School taking part were:

Year 7 - Under 12s team and Silver medal winners:
Libby Williams Emma Powell Eleri Hulbert Carys Thompson
 
Year 8 and Year 9 - Under 14s team:
Morgan Edwards Zachary Lyseight Jones Molly Edwards Liv Richards
 
Year 10 and Year 11 - under 16s B team:
Olivia Lyseight Jones Rhian Thompson Charley Waterman Eadaoin Small   
 
Year 10 and Year 11 - under 16s A team and Bronze medal winners:
Connor RichardsJasmine Russell  Lucy Rogers  Lauren Omnet Elin Edwards 
 Jack Hay Lewys Kettle
 
Your club and your school are very proud of your achievements.  Well done all!

20th May 2019

Sport  |  Liam Topp excels in recent athletics events

Congratulations to Liam Topp from Carew House on his recent athletic success.

Liam entered the West Wales Athletics Championships in Swansea on 11 May 2019, coming first in both the 100m and 200m sprints.

Liam is now the fastest U15 boy in Wales for 100m and 3rd fastest in the UK.

Liam also ran in an Open Sprints meeting held in Cardiff on 15 May 2019 with a personal best of 11.33 seconds for 100m. He has broken the Pembrokeshire Harriers’ record 3 times this year, a record which was previously held for 18 years.

Well done, Liam!

17th May 2019

Sport  |  Pupils recognised in Football County Honours

Football County Honours

Congratulations to the following pupils who have been recognised by Haverfordwest County for their football successes and contributions;

Under 15:

                Players' Players: Archie Hillier-Wood and Jack Jones

Under 14:

                Players' Player: Dan James

                Most Improved Player: Taylor Gullam

Under 13:

                Players' Player: Jack Nicholas

14th May 2019

Creative Schools  |  Ysgol Harri Tudur pupils' work displayed at Arts Council for Wales Creative Learning Festival

Creative Schools Lord of the Flies March 2019

Between the 1st and 4th April 2019, Ysgol Harri Tudur's involvement in the Creative Schools Project was displayed at the Arts Council for Wales Creative Learning Festival in Cardiff. The exhibition included media and artefacts that our GCSE pupils have made over the last few years in preparation for their Lord of the Flies English Literature exam.

We are very pleased to still be working with these creative practitioners year in year out to provide immersive learning experiences for our pupils. 

5th April 2019

STEM Challenge  |   Pupils take part in first ever Rotary Club STEM Challenge



Ysgol Harri Tudur entered a Key Stage 3 team for the first ever Rotary Club STEM challenge event in Wales. The Director of Education and host of local dignitaries complimented the efforts made by all teams taking  part. 

Top left and clockwise:

Tommy Jillion, Georgia Round, Jessica Austwick, Gabby Lloyd 

 

4th April 2019

Debating  |  Seven pupils to represent West Wales at the Senedd

After presenting their arguments on whether there should be a National Health Service for Animals, our team of 7 pupils will now go on to represent West Wales in the Great Debate final at the Senedd on Friday 21st June.  

In the photo (left to right): 
Finlay Daley Nyah Elliot Fern Cumine Millie Harris Ella Harris Naomi Shepherd Gethin Lewis

28th March 2019

Sport  |  Year 7 Football Team reach the last 16 in Wales in Welsh Schools Cup

Congratulations to the Year 7 Football team who reached the last 16 in Wales in the recent Welsh Schools Cup.

Front Row (from left to right): Corey Mathias (GK), Rhys Daley, Logan Eaton, Jayden Smith, Bowyn Clark, Iolo Williams.

Back Row (from left to right): Lukas Kersey, Alfie Brown, Zak Shaw, Harry Jones, Tobi Pratt, Kodi Pratcher, Camran Robinson.

27th March 2019

Sport  |  Liam Topp gains PB in 60 Metres Sprint

Congratulations to Liam Topp from Year 9 who represented Ysgol Harri Tudur and Pembrokeshire Harriers at the National Athletics Centre (Cardiff) on 2 February 2019 in the Indoor 60 Metres Sprint where he was placed 3rd, gaining a PB.

27th March 2019

Sport  |  Year 8 Rugby Team win Pembrokeshire Cup

Roll of Honour Year 8 Rugby Team Cup Mar 19

Congratulations to the Year 8 rugby team, who are now Pembrokeshire Cup winners after beating Greenhill School in a closely fought final.

15th March 2019

Sport  |  Iori Humphreys selected to run for Wales

Iori Humphreys has recently been selected to run for Wales in the International Cross Country race in Dublin, Ireland. Congratulations and good luck Iori, this is an amazing achievement.

20th February 2019

Sport  |   Pupils excel in All-Wales Urdd Gobaith Cymru swimming finals

Llongyfarchiadau!

Many congratulations to the following pupils for their superb performances, whilst representing our school and Pembrokeshire, in the all Wales Urdd Gobaith Cymru swimming finals, in the National Pool Cardiff.

  • Caera Lewis (Breast stroke yrs 7/8) : 2nd. I.M. 4th.
  • Lauren Omnet (Breast stroke yrs 9/10): 4th. Freestyle 6th.  
  • Hannah Greenwood (Backstroke yrs 9/10): 4th.
  • Boys (Freestyle relay yrs 7/8): 2nd
    Ben Hillary Nye Lee Ioan Mutter Leon Twyman
  • Girls (Freestyle relay yrs 9/10):  2nd
    Hannah Greenwood Georgia Lee Chloe Morris Lauren Omnet
  • Girls (Medley relay yrs 9/10):  3rd
    Hannah Greenwood Georgia Lee Chloe Morris Lauren Omnet

All at Ysgol Harri Tudur are extremely proud of their great achievements. Da iawn chi!

30th January 2019

Sport  |  Mena Williams wins Gold in Weightlifting Competition

Mena Williams

Mena Williams (Year 10) travelled to Bangor on 8 December 2018 to compete in the Welsh Age Groups Weightlifting Competition. She came away with a gold medal in the U15s for her weight category.

Her results were:

  • 41kg snatch
  • 55kg Clean & Jerk

This is an amazing achievement. Congratulations, Mena.

Mena is competing in a British competition on Sunday 13 January 2019. We wish her good luck and we look forward to hearing more about her weightlifting successes.

8th December 2018

Sport  |  Ben Watson excels in British Karting Championships

ben-watson

Congratulations to Ben Watson who competed in the British Karting Championships and achieved great success. He is now seeded 9th Junior TKM driver in the UK.

Ben will receive his award at the Autosport International Show at the NEC on Saturday 12th January 2019.

Ben has given amazing commitment to his racing this year and is determined to improve again in his 2019 campaign. What a brilliant sporting achievement. Well done, Ben!

28th November 2018

Reading  |  YHT Teams do themselves proud at Kids' Lit Quiz Heat in Cardiff

Many congratulations to our fantastic Kids' Lit Quiz teams and their supporters who did themselves proud at the Wales heat at Howell's School in Cardiff on 21st November 2018.

Ysgol Harri Tudur Team 1:
Lily-Rose Laugharne Shannon Rees Rachel Day Grace Taylor

Ysgol Harri Tudur Team 2:
Megan Cole Libby Williams Ruby Foster Crystal Goldsworthy

Supporters:
Poppy Cumine Luke Holcombe Nyah Elliott Iolo Williams Naomi Evans

Very creditable performances from both teams with fantastic scores, especially since we haven't had the usual team preparation this year we would normally have had. Nyah Elliott in the reserve team won herself a £5 book token in an audience hotspot question, and Grace Taylor won a team hotspot question. We are very proud of you all!

A massive thank you to Ms A Rees, Teacher of English, for giving up her time to take the teams to Cardiff!

21st November 2018

Sport  |  Holly Callen excels in County Championship Swimming

Holly Callen

Congratulations to Holly Callen who swam the County Championship on the 27th and 28th October 2018. Holly swam six races and gained personal bests in all six.

She also gained a gold medal in the 100m breaststroke and silver medals in the 50m breaststroke and the 200m breaststroke. What a brilliant sporting achievement. Well done, Holly!

19th November 2018

Sport  |  Lowri Hart qualifies for Welsh Junior Badminton

Lowri Hart has qualified to compete in the Victor Welsh Senior International at the end of November 2018 with over 200 players from 28 countries competing. Lowri is the only Welsh Junior Player who has qualified. A brilliant achievement. Congratulations and good luck, Lowri!

19th November 2018

Music  |   Pupils excel at Valero Music Festival

The following pupils took part in the Valero Music Festival on Saturday 17 November 2018. Huge congratulations to:

  • Charlotte Lewis (Grade 5 Flute) — placed 3rd
  • Lottie Howlett-John (Grade 6 Flute) — 1st
  • Dylan Freeman (Grade 5 Clarinet & Sax) — 1st
  • Bethan (Betty) Freeman (Grade 7 Violin) — 3rd
  • Nia Williams (Grade 3 Harp) — 3rd
  • Nia Williams (Grade 5 Piano) — Highly Commended
  • Declan Connellan (Grade 6/7 Piano) — 1st
  • Catrin Connellan (Popular Vocal Year 7-9) — 1st
  • Connor Adams (Popular Vocal Year 10-13) — 2nd
  • Charlotte Lewis Cassive Favoridoand Lottie Howlett-John (Flute Trio, Ensemble Grade 5) — Highly Commended
  • Hannah Phillips (Kit Percussion) — 1st

Congratulations also to

  • Charlotte Lewisand Chloe Morrisfor their Piano duet
  • Charlie Howard (Clarinet)
  • Cassie Favorido (Flute)
  • Courtney Thomas (Violin)

for all of your amazing performances.

17th November 2018

Sport  |  Cory Baker selected to represent Team GB in Scooter Championships in Corby

Many congratulations to Cory Baker in Year 11 who represented Team GB in the Scooter Championships in Corby on the weekend of 10-11 November 2018. What a brilliant sporting achievement.

10th November 2018

Music  |   10 out of 10 for pupils who took part in Official Opening Ceremony Show Choir performance

Congratulations to all the pupils (listed below) who took part in the Official Opening Ceremony Show Choir performance of Karl Jenkins' Adiemus on Thursday 8th November 2018. You were absolutely superb. Mrs Kite says 10/10 !!!

Nieve McNally Sophie Moseley Ruby Thomas Jake Hill-Atkinson Iestyn Lewis Lois Butland Rhys Williams Caera Lewis Ruby Tingle Poppy Bryant Charlotte Lewis Megan Thomas Catrin Connellan Lily Rose Laugharne Tegan Cowen Grace Taylor Winnie Thomas Ffion Moseley Hannah Phillips Carys Pratt Millie Orsman Gethin Lewis Lucy Cook Charlotte Evans Niamh Richards Jasmine Osbourne Rhian Thompson Phoebe Jones Ellie Mathias Sian Gwynn Connor Adams James Davies Melissa Phillips Maddie Wheeler Sally Lloyd Erin McIntyre Lucy Tingle Kyle Jennings Emilee Morgan Rhys Weatherall Summer Tipping Elise Hosking Sarah McKinlay Charley Howard Abi Oldham Jess Jones Nancy Eddison Tisha McKelvie Kirsty Cook Daisy Brain Hollie Bourner Maisie Evans Lily May Newton Rhys Edwards Ellen Foot Sophie Burninston Declan Connellan

8th November 2018

Drama  |  20 pupils to receive Headteacher's Award for group performance at Shakespeare for Schools Festival

The following pupils will be receiving the Headteacher's Award for their group performance at the Shakespeare for Schools Festival on Thursday November 8th 2018. Congratulations to them all, we are very proud of you!

Rowan Taylor Fern Cumine Poppy Cumine Zoe Collier Felicity Lewis Megan Lloyd Ruby Tingle Jessica Austwick Lucy Richards Millie Harris Rhys Bourne Noah Pooley Joseph Wiggins Joe Garratt Esme Taylor Molly Edwards Georgia Lee Alana Roberts Tisha McKelvie Callum Cressey

8th November 2018

Sport  |   Pupils and Staff nominated for Sport Pembrokeshire Awards

We are delighted to note the nominations of pupils and a member of staff at the forthcoming Pembrokeshire Sports Awards taking place later in November:

Mr Adam Lewis (Contribution to school sport)

Iori Humphries Y10 (U16 boys)

Morgan Williams Y8 (Student contribution to school sport)

Rhys Daley Y7 (U16 boys)

Lowri Hart Y11 (U16 girls)

Sam Hodgson Y11 (U16 boys)

Kyle Kenniford Y9 (U16 boys)

Dan Davies Y8 (U16 boys)

4th November 2018

Sport  |  Sam Hodgson selected to represent Wales in Surf Kayak Championships

Many congratulations to Sam Hodgson in Year 11 who represented Wales in the British Surf Kayak Championships in Thurso in October 2018. What a brilliant sporting achievement. Well done, Sam!

2nd October 2018

Sport  |  Rhys Daley selected for Cricket Wales Welsh Development Squad

Many congratulations to Rhys Daley in Year 7 who has received a call up to the Cricket Wales Welsh Development Squad. Another brilliant sporting achievement. Well done, Rhys!

27th September 2018

Sport  |  Caera Lewis selected for Swim Wales National Squad

Caera Lewis

Many congratulations to Caera Lewis, who has been one of only four selected for the Swim Wales National Squad for the 2018-2019 season. This is an absolutely fantastic achievement. The Squad also includes many senior athletes who have participated in the Olympics and Commonwealth Games.

Caera is currently training seven times a week.

We are very proud of you, Caera, and look forward to hearing more about your swimming successes!

18th September 2018